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If you live in the US.... No. A non-custodial parent can be forced to pay child support, but they cannot be forced to visit.

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Q: Can a non custodial parent be forced to visit his child?
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Is the custodial parent responsible for transporting the child to and from non custodial parent?

No. Driving is equal amonst the parents. Non custodial picks up the child for the visit and the custodial parent picks the child up from the visit. This is standard

What if the custodial parent wont allow the noncustodial parent to visit the kids?

A custodial parent is obligated to let the non-custodial visit the child if there is visitation schedule in place. If there is none, it is not illegal for the custodial parent to refuse visitation.

If a parent does not exercise his visitation rights what happens?

Nothing. A parent cannot be forced to visit with his child. If the situation continues the custodial parent could petition the court to modify the visitation order so the custodial parent and child will not be required to plan their life around a no show parent's scheduled visitations.

In New York when can a child decide not to visit a non-custodial parent?

A child must be eight years old and state in court that he or she does not want to visit the non-custodial parent.

When can a child refuse not to visit with non custodial parent?

Usually not until the child is 18.

Why is a non custodial parent not forced to visit the child?

In some cases, visitation would be dangerous to the child. Also, as a matter of public policy there seems to be little point to the government attempting to force a parent into a relationship.

At what age can a child decide to not visit a non-custodial parent lives with parent that has full custody?

If you're in the US, the child can decide at 18. Until then if the non-custodial parent has a visitation order that must be followed. If there is a legitimate reason why the child does not want to visit, then the custodial parent needs to go to court and request that the visitation order be changed.

If the non-custodial parent leaves the state does the minor child have to visit them?


What age can a child refuse to visit non custodial parent in NM?

When they are 18.

What age can a child refuse to visit non custodial parent in Mississippi?

At eighteen.

At what age can a child refuse to visit a non-custodial parent in UT?

See Link Below'Child Refusing To Visit Other Parent?'

At what age can a child refuese to visit a non custodial parent in UT?

See Link Below'Child Refusing To Visit Other Parent?'

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